Monday June 24, 2019

Valentines Day 2005


Bowl of candy hearts with sayings.Bowl of candy hearts with sayings.

Valentines Day for the year 2005 is celebrated/ observed on Monday, February 14th.


Valentine’s Day also known as Saint Valentine’s Day or The Feast of Saint Valentine is celebrated on February 14th each year in the United States.


The day originated as a Christian feast honoring an early saint in the church called Valentinus and over the years has gradually changed to become a day to celebrate romantic love expressed with the giving of flowers, sweets, and cards. The day is not a public holiday so government and business offices will be open.

Top Purchases

The most popular things to spend money on are Candy 52%, Greeting Card 44%, Flowers 35%, Evening Out 34%, and Jewelry at 18%. The most total dollars spent are Jewelry $3.9 billion, Evening Out at $3.5 billion, Flowers $1.9 billion, Candy $1.8 billion and finally Greeting Cards 0.9 billion [1].

Churches celebrating Valentine’s Day

The Lutheran Church and Anglican Church today celebrate Valentine’s Day as a feast. Eastern Orthodox Churches celebrate the day on July 6 to honor Saint Valentine and on July 30 to honor Hieromartyr (martyr) Valentine who was the Bishop of Interamna.

Days to Valentine’s Day

Monday, February 14th is day number 45 of the 2005 calendar year with -14 years, -4 months, -10 days until Valentines Day 2005.


More information on Valentines Day. (Traditions, Customs and History)


References
1."Top Spend Valentine’s Day" - The Balance, TheBalance.com.


Valentine's Day
Name(s):Valentine's Day, Saint Valentines's Day, Feast of Saint Valentine
Type:Observance
When:February 14th annually

February 2005 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Feb 1National Freedom Day 2005Observance-5257
Feb 2 Groundhog Day 2005 Observance -5256
Feb 4National Wear Red Day 2005Observance-5254
Feb 7Tu B'Shevat 2005Jewish-5251
Feb 8Mardi Gras 2005Christian-5250
Feb 9Ash Wednesday 2005Christian-5249
Feb 9Muharram 2005Muslim-5249
Feb 9Lent 2005Christian-5249
Feb 11Lincoln's Birthday 2005Observance-5247
Feb 14 Valentine's Day 2005 Observance -5244
Feb 21 Presidents' Day - Washington's Birthday 2005Federal Holiday-5237
Feb 9 Chinese New Year 2005 Observance -5249

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